HOBO CIRCUS (his new release 1/27/2017) is a fourteen (14) song album featuring Dave Dalton and his band.

Dave goes by the moniker of THE UNFORTUNATE BASTARD for this musical project.

While he could have just put out a full release focusing on his music, he decided to become the ringmaster and bring along some friends to join his circus. This album includes; Knox (of the Vibrators), Dave Dictor (MDC), Blag Dahlia (the Dwarves), Screaming Bloody Marys, Dick And Jane, Bill Collins (Fang), Cinder Block (Tilt), Erin Cookman & the Ol’ Cheeky Bastards.

Dave Dalton is a seminal San Francisco punk who founded Beauty of Dogs (1981), Dick And Jane (1988 to present), and Screaming Bloody Marys (1990 to present on Zip/Sony Red Records). He has also recorded for Sympathy for the Record Industry Label & Dr. Dream Records.

​The Unfortunate Bastard has been profiled in Guitar Player Magazine, Acoustic Magazine, Alternative Press and Razorcake magazine.

The Unfortunate Bastard has shared the stage with Midge Ure (Ultravox), Kevin Seconds (7 Seconds), Avail, The Vibrators, Blag Dahlia (The Dwarves) and Nick Oliveri (Queens of the Stone Age).